New York State and Town Death Certificates



Contributed by Melanie Fisher-Citty

Register #                     20
Town of Hunter
Date of Death               December 6, 1916
Date of Birth                 March 1, 1843
NAME OF DECEASED:    Mary J. Fisher
Age                               73 years
Color or Race              White
Sex                                 Female
                        
               Married
Occupation                  Housewife
Birthplace                    Ashland 
Fatherís Name and Birthplace            Alfred Waterman            New York State
Motherís Name and Birthplace            Cynthia Garrison            New York State
Place of Burial             Maplewood Cemetery Hunter, NY
Medical Attendant      M. A. Hubroff
Cause of Death            Pneumonia


Contributed by Melanie Fisher -Citty

Register #                     24
Town of Hunter
Date of Death               January 16, 1920
Date of Birth                 July 26, 1841
NAME OF DECEASED:    EARL W. FISHER
Age                              78 years
Color or Race              White
Sex                                Male
                        
              Married
Occupation                 Gardener
Birthplace                    Columbia County
Fatherís Name and Birthplace             Daniel Fisher                  New York State
Motherís Name and Birthplace            Margaret Sickels            New York State
Place of  Burial            Maplewood Cemetery Hunter, NY
Medical Attendant      Sidney L. Ford
Cause of Death            Lobar Pneumonia


Contributed by Doug Leary

Town of Catskill: Registered # 665
Name of deceased: David C. Mower
Date of death: 2/24/1905
Married
Age: 68
Occupation: carpenter
Place of birth: Town of Catskill NY
Father:  John J Mower
Mother:  Caroline E. Cole
Place of death:  Catskill NY
Cause of death:  dis paralysis
Med attendant:  S.A. Holcomb
Place of burial:  Jefferson Rural Cemetery, Catskill NY

Town of Catskill: Registered # 2200
Name of deceased:  Jane Mower  
Date of death:  3/12/1912
Widowed
Age:  75
Place of birth:  Town of Catskill NY
Father:  Frederick Lasher
Mother:  Margaret Eligh
Place of death: Village of Catskill NY
Cause of death:  Cerebral hemorrhage
Med attendant:  L.B. Honeyford
Place of burial:  Jefferson Rural Cemetery, Catskill NY
(she is the wife of David C Mower)


Contributed by Ed Hillicoss
(Corrections and clarifications in brackets)

Town of Greenville, County of Greene, State of New York Death Certificate Information:
Name of Deceased: John H. Reed
Sex: Male
Date of Death: July 12, 1922
Register No: 18
Place of Death: Greenville
Martial Status: Married
Age: Years 71 Months 8 Days 2
Occupation: Farmer
Birthplace: Schoharie County, NY
Father's Name: Jeramiah Reed
Mother's Maiden Name: Eliza Brand
Cause of Death: Cancer of Prostrate
Name of Attending Physician: W. A. Wasson
Place of Burial: King Hill Cemetery

Also his wife's Death Certificate:
Town of Greenville, County of Greene, State of New York:
Name of Deceased: Julia Ann Reed
Sex: Female
Date of Death: Oct 4, 1937
Register No: 13
Place of Death: Greenville
Martial Status: Widowed
Age: Years 90 Months 8 Days 16
Occupation: Retired Housewife
Birthplace: Schoharie County, NY
Father's Name: Joseph Brand
Mother's Maiden Name: Patty Bear
Cause of Death: Bronco Pneumonia
Name of Attending Physician: K. F. Bott
Place of Burial: Potter Hollow Cemetery

Date of Issue: March 11, 1942
Registered No: 18
Full Name: William N. Deyo (William Nicholas Deyo, II)
Residence: State: NY County: Greene Town: Cairo
Sex: Male
Color or Race: White
Martial Status: Married (2nd marriage)
Husband of: Julia Osenbruck
Date of Birth: Oct 12, 1861
Age: Years: 80 Months: 4 Days: 27
Birthplace: Catskill, NY
Father Name: Nicholas Deyo (William Nicholas Deyo, I)
Father Birthplace: Catskill, NY (Gilboa, Schoharie County, NY)
Mother Maiden Name: Cathrine Kisselburgh (Catharine E. Kisselbreck)
Mother Birthplace: Sweden (Clermont, Columbia County, NY)
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Coxsackie, NY
Date of Burial: March 12, 1942
Undertaker: William E. Brady License No 3960
Undertaker's Address: Coxsackie, NY
Medical Certificate of Death:
Date of Death: March 9, 1942
Cause of Death: Coronary Sclerosis
Doctor: N S Cooper
Date: Mar 9, 1942
Address: Athens, NY 

His wife:
Date of Issue: Nov 8 1934
Registered No: 36
Full Name: Mary Jane Deyo
Residence: Earlton, NY
Length of Residence: 33 years
Sex: Female
Color or Race: White
Martial Status: Married
Name of Husband: William N. Deyo
Date of Birth: Mar 11, 1861
Age: Years: 72 Months: 7 Days: 25
Birthplace: Saugerties, NY
Father's Name: Samuel Curtis
Father's Birthplace: Saugerties, NY
Mother's Name: Rebecca Cahoon (Rebecca Calhoun)
Mother's Birthplace: Highland, Ulster Co, NY
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Coxsackie
Date of Burial: Nov 10, 1934
Undertaker: W. C. Brady and Sons
License No: 3960
Undertakers Address: Coxsackie
Medical Certificate of Death:
Date of Death: Nov 6, 1934
Cause of Death: Carcinoma of Pancreas
Doctor: T Carl McQuade
Date: Nov 7, 1934
Address: Coxsackie


Contributed by Patricia Morrow
Death certificates for sisters Dama L. Fenton and Emma L. Fenton, both of whom were born in Windham and died in North Collins, Erie County, NY. I have omitted questions where no answer was given.

Register of Deaths
in the Village of No. Collins, County of Erie, State of New York
Registered No. 15
Full Name Dama L. Fenton
Length of residence in town 12 yrs 9 mos.
Personal and Statistical Particulars
Sex female
Color or Race White
Single, Married, Widowed, or Divorced (Write the word) Single
Date of Birth Jan. 12, 1831
Age 90 Yrs. 10 Mos. 24 Ds.
Occupation - Trade, profession or particular kind of work Domestic
Birthplace (State or country) Windom, N. Y. [Windham, Greene County]
Parents
Name of Father Thomas Fenton
Birthplace of Father (State or country) Cambridge, N. Y. [Washington County]
Maiden Name of Mother Euphame Matthews
Birthplace of Mother (State or country) Conn.
The above is true to the best of my knowledge (Informant) - E. G. Fenton [Elbridge G. Fenton, Dama's brother]
(Address) N. Collins
Filed Dec 10, 1921, L. B. Ward Registrar
Medical Certificate of Death
Date of Death Dec. 7th, 1921
I hereby certify, That I attended deceased from Nov 26, 1921, to Dec 7th, 1921, that I last saw her alive on Dec 7, 1921, and that death occurred, on the date stated above, at 8:45 P.M. The cause of death was as follows: Apoplexy
(Signed) Wilford L. Odell, M.D.
Dec 8, 1921 (Address) No. Collins
Place of burial or removal No. Collins
Undertaker L. J. Gier   Address N. Collins
Date of Burial Dec 10, 1921
Burial or transit permit issued by L. B. Ward
Date of issue Dec 10, 1921


New York State Department of Health
Division of Vital Statistics
Standard Certificate of Death
State of New York

Registered No. 14
Place of Death (Dist. No. 1434)
County Erie
Village No. Collins
Full Name Emma L. Fenton
Length of residence in city or town where death occurred 15 yrs.
Personal and Statistical Particulars
Sex female
Color or Race white
Single, Married, Widowed, or Divorced (Write the word) single
Date of Birth Mch. 6th, 1841
Age 82 Years 5 Months 13 Days
Occupation - Trade, profession or particular kind of work Housewife
Birthplace (City or Town) Windom [Windham, Greene County] (State or Country) N. Y.
Parents
Name of Father Thomas Fenton
Birthplace of Father (City or Town) unknown (State or Country) N. Y.
Maiden Name of Mother Euphame Matthews
Birthplace of Mother (City or Town) unknown (State or country) Conn.
The above is true to the best of my knowledge (Informant) - E. G. Fenton [Elbridge G. Fenton, Emma's brother]
(Address) No. Collins
Filed Aug 22, 1923, L. B. Ward Registrar
Medical Certificate of Death
Date of Death Aug. 19, 1923
I hereby certify, That I attended deceased from Aug 19, 1923, to Aug 19, 1923, that I last saw her alive on Aug 19, 1923, and that death occurred on the date stated above, at 3 A.M. The cause of death was as follows: Mitral Insufficiency (Duration) 2 yrs.
Contributory (Secondary) Acute Indigestion (Duration) 1 ds.
Did an operation precede death? No
Was there an autopsy? No
(Signed) Worthington C. Ward, M. D. [uncertain of last name]
Aug 22, 1923 (Address) No. Collins
Place of burial, cremation or removal No. Col. Cemtry, No. Collins N. Y.   Date of Burial Aug 22, 1923
Undertaker L. J. Gier   Address No. Collins, N. Y.
Burial or transit permit issued by L. B. Ward
Date of issue Aug 22, 1923
Permit returned by Registrar


Thomas W. Fenton, son of Benjamin and Anna (Wells) Fenton, died on March 26, 1875, in Collins, Erie County, NY, at the age of 69. Euphame Matthews, daughter of Heman and Lydia (maiden name unknown) Matthews, died on June 1, 1842, probably in Windham, Greene County, NY, at the age of 32. She was buried beside her mother in Pleasant Valley Cemetery, Ashland, Greene County, NY
.


Submitted by Sylvia Hasenkopf

District# 1953
Registration # 708
Full Name of Deceased: Abraham Brandow
Date of Death: 11/23/1905
Age: 69
Place of Birth: Leeds, New York
Single, Married, Widowed: Married
Wife's Name: Henrietta Brandow
Maiden Name of Mother: Martha Hollenbeck
Mother's Place of Birth: Unknown
Name of Father: Amos Brandow
Father's Place of Birth: Kiskatom, New York
Deceased Occupation: Stone Cutter
Date Filed: November 23rd, 1905
Chief Cause of Death: Heart Disease, Bright's Disease
Medical Attendant: J.B. Rouse
Place of Burial: Jefferson Rural Cem.


Submitted by Sylvia Hasenkopf

District: 902
Place of Death: Village of Woodstock, Town of Cairo, Greene County
Full Name: Henrietta Brandow
Length of residence in city or town where death occurred: 10 days
Sex: Female
Color: White
Single, Married, Widowed: Widow
Name of Husband: Abram Brandow
Date of Birth: September 15, 1842
Age at death: 82y6m21d
Birthplace: Gayhead, NY
Name of Father: Levi Blaisdell
Father's Place of Birth: Gayhead, NY
Maiden Name of Mother: Martha Blaisdell (should be Finch - SH)
Birthplace of mother: Gayhead, NY
Informant: Mrs. Abram Felter (Elizabeth Blaisdell, her daughter - SH), Cairo, NY
Filed: April 7, 1925
Date of death: April 5, 1925
Cause of death: Cardiac hy__ertrophy, general artero sclerosis, senility
Place of Burial: Jefferson Cemetery
Date of Burial: April 8, 1925


Submitted by Karen McCoy

NYS Death Cert. #1596
Coxsackie, Greene Co., NY
Marcus W. Saxe
male, white,  married
born:  1845     died:  January 10 1910, age 64 
years birth place:  Wolcolt, NY
cause of death:  Heart Disease 
buried:  Riverside Cemetery on Jan 12, 1910
occupation:  Merchant; clothing & shoes
father:  William Sax, born Cairo, NY
mother:  Margaret White, born Cairo, NY
signed:  Wm. G(?) Sax NYS 

Death Cert. #70616
Catskill, Greene, NY
Edgar Saxe, 
male, white, widowed
residence:  Palenville, NY
born: April 18, 1853    
died:  Nov 1, 1926  
Age:  73y  6m  13d
birthplace:  Katsbaan, NY
cause of death:  (unreadable)
buried:  Jefferson Rural Cem., Catskill, NY on Nov 4, 1926
occupation:  retired farmer
wife:  Ella E. Casper
father:  Adam Saxe, born Katsbaan, NY
mother:  Harriet Teal, born Saxton, NY
signed:  Egbert A. Saxe, Catskill, NY 

NYS Death Cert.#14938
Catskill, Greene, NY
Addie May Saxe
female, white, infant, 
age 1m 3d
born:  Feb 27, 1914   
died  Mar 30 1914
cause of death:  Pneumonia, contributory:  Malnutrition (rest unreadable)
birthplace:  Catskill, NY
father:  Ernest Saxe, born Catskill, NY
mother:  Addie May (Whitback ?)  very hard to read
born:  Cairo
buried:  Jefferson Rural Cem., Catskill, NY
signed:  Ernest Saxe, Catskill, NY 

NYS Death Cert.# 48770
Kingston, Ulster
Rhoda Ann Saxe
white, widow
Died:  Dec 24, 1899   
age:  71-5-15
occupation:  Lady
birthplace:  Catskill, NY
Resident of Kingston about 7 years
father:  Benjamin Eckler, born Catskill, NY
mother:  Margaret Rowe, born Catskill, NY
Place of death:  100 Pearl St.
last Residence:  Kingston, NY
Cause of death:  Pneumonia and heart failure
buried:  Kiskatom Cemetery on Dec 27 1899 


Contributed by Peggy, great grandchild of James and Mary

County of: Greene 
Town of: Hunter 
38887 [printed at top right] 
Registered No. 432 [number handwritten] 
Date: Sept 29 1899 
Full Name: James Dolan 
Age, in years, months, and days: 75 yrs 5 months 
Color: White 
Single, Married, or Widowed: Married
Occupation: Farmer 
Birthplace: Ireland 
How long in U.S. if foreign born: 50 years [sic] 
How long resident here: 50 years 
Father's name: M. Dolan 
Father's Birthplace: Ireland 
Mother's name: Dolan 
Mother's Birthplace: Ireland 
Place of Death: Hunter NY 
Last Place of Residence: Hunter NY 
Direct cause of Death: Chronic Diarrhea 
Duration of Disease: 1 month 
Indirect cause of Death: Old age 
Date of Record: Oct 26th 1899 
Place of Burial: Tannersville Cemetery 
Date of Burial: Oct 1 1899
Undertaker: Baldwin 
Residence: Hunter 
Signed: George Hanes, M.D. 
Residence: Tannersville NY 

County of: Greene 
25369 [printed at top right] 
61 [handwritten in box, upper right] 
Full Name of Deceased: Mary E. Dolan 
Age: 70 [months & days have a line] 
Sex: Female 
Color: White 
Single, Married, Widowed [1st 2 crossed out] 
Occupation: Housekeeper 
Birthplace: Ulster Co. NY 
Father's Name and Birthplace: David Miller 
Mother's Name and Birthplace: Not Known 
Place of Death: Hunter Village 
How long resident here: 1 Year 
Date and Hour of Death: 6th day of July 1902 at about 3 p.m. 
Informant: M[ichael] B[uddington] Dolan 
Cause of Death: Dysentary 
Duration: Three Days 
Signed: 7 July 1902 Rudolph Bisth, M.D. 
Residence: Hunter NY 
Burial: Elka Park 
Date: July 8(?) 1902 
Undertaker: Baldwin


Submitted by Karen McCoy

Peter Sax: NYS Death Certificate 12828, Greene Co. NY
age: 74 years sex: male married, farmer
birthplace: Catskill 
father: Fredk Sax
died: 26 March 1896 at about 11 pm
death reported by. W.W. Burtis
chief and determining dause of death: Brights Disease
Place of burial: Haines Falls, March 28, 1896, undertaker: Baldwin
witness by Dr. J. M. Mead, MD

Submitted by Karen McCoy

Mary Etta Saxe - NYS Death Certificate #17587

1. full name of deceased:    Mary Etta Sax
2. age:  59 years 8 days       sex: female
3.  widowed
5. birthplace:  Blemen (?), NY  (very hard to read)
6.  Father Name:  Henry Barringer
7.  Mother Name:  Sarah Barringer
8.  Place Death:  Hunter
9.  Date & Hour of Death:  14th April 1882
Chief and Determining cause of death:  consumptive lungs
Place of burial:  Gilboa
Date of burial:  April 16th
undertaker:  Willis Baldwin
signed:  ? ? Mead, M.D.
 
Obituary:
Source:  Scrapbook 18, pg 196, Veddar Library, Coxsackie, NY
SAXE -- At Edgewood, Greene Col, Mrs. Marietta Saxe, formerly of Gilboa and wife of Peter L. Saxe, deceased, aged 59 years.

Submitted by Colleen Maresca
Village/Town of Athens, NY Death Record for Alice Church 
Name: Alice CHURCH
Birthdate: 1 May 1891
Birthplace: Athens, Greene Co., NY
Deathdate: 5 Aug 1897
Place of Death: Athens, Greene Co., NY
Cause of Death: Internal Hemorrhage-Tonsillitis
Burial Place: Mt. Hope Cemetery, Athens, NY
Fatherís Name: William E. CHURCH
Motherís Name: Alice Kipp 
Information obtained from Village of Athens Town Clerk: Pat Hollman


Submitted by Colleen Maresca
The following is a verified transcript from the Register of Deaths in the Village of Athens, Greene County, New York. 

Date of Death: May 13, 1919 Registered No. 20
Place of Death: Village of Athens
Name of Deceased: Leonard KIPP
Age: 83 Years, 8 Months, 16 Days
Sex: Male Color or Race White
Single, Married, Widowed or Divorced: Widowed
Full Name of Husband or Wife: blank (known to be Anna J. Burly)
Date of Birth: Aug. 17, 1835 Birthplace: Freehold, NY
Occupation: Retired Boatman
Fatherís Name: Nathan Kipp
Motherís Maiden Name: blank (known to be Lydia Wright)
Cause of Death: Immediate Cause Atheroma (Arteris Sclerosis)
Medical Attendant or other Attestant: A.B. Daley, MD
Place of Burial: Mt. Hope Cemetery
Undertaker: W.C. Brady
 
I hereby Solemnly Attest, That this is a true Transcript from the Public Register of Death as kept in the Village of Athens, 2 First Street, Athens, NY 12015
County of Greene , State of New York
Dated at Athens , NY
The 28th day of November 1994
(Signed) Patricia Hollman
Official Title Deputy Registrar of Vital Statistics
 


Submitted by Colleen Maresca

Death Transcript: William E. CHURCH 
Transcript of Death Record from Village of Athens: 
Name of Deceased: William E. CHURCH
Died : May 3, 1907
Occupation: House Painter
Fatherís name & Birthplace- Warren Church-Athens
Motherís name & Birthplace- Catherine Van Vleck-N.Y.
Place of Death- Athens, N.Y.
Cause of Death- Urinic Convulsions
Time from attack till death- 4 months
Medical Attendant- E.C. Van Dusen, M.D.
Place of Burial- Athens, N. Y. Ė Mt. Hope Cemetery 
Signed: Lillian Salvino
Registrar of Vital Statistics 


Submitted by Kristy Grunden

Gauis(Gaius) Palmer Wasson, age 64 yrs. 11 mo. 27 days / date of birth
10/31/1851
Born in Ohio (not verified),
Date of death: October 28, 1916
Parents: Bateman Wasson and Ann Palmer
Place of death: Village of Catskill, NY
Place of burial: Jefferson Rural Cemetery, Catskill, NY

Ann Muriah (Maria) Wasson, age 63
Born: Greene County, NY
Date of death: March 11, 1883
Parents: transcript states Matthias Palmer and Elizabeth Palmer.  (Matthias was her brother. Gideon Palmer and Therza (Theresa) Hannah Collins were her parents.)
Place of death: Village of Catskill, NY
Place of burial: Jefferson Rural Cemetery, Catskill, NY


Submitted by April Saccoccio:

This is from Certificate and Record of Death #22750 Reg. No. 681

DATE OF DEATH May 25 1899
FULL NAME Russell Cole
COLOR White
SINGLE, MARRIED, OR WIDOWED Widowed
OCCUPATION Farmer
BIRTHPLACE Durham NY
HOW LONG RESIDENT HERE 60 years
FATHERS NAME Harvey Cole
FATHER BIRTHPLACE Cairo, NY
MOTHERS NAME Nancy Taylor
MOTHERS BIRTHPLACE  Cairo, NY
PLACE OF DEATH Cairo NY
DIRECT CAUSE OF DEATH Cerebral hemorrhage

PLACE OF BURIAL Cairo, NY
DATE OF BURIAL May 28 1899
UNDERTAKER C. H. Cole
RESIDENCE Cairo, NY


Submitted by Charlotte Chesbrough 
Material in brackets added by submitter.

State of New York
Standard Certificate of Death #54085
Place of Death
   
County: Greene
   
Town: Hunter    
   
Village: Tannersville
Full Name: Margaret M. Taylor
Sex: Female
Color or Race: White
Single, Married, Widow, Divorced: Widow
Date of Birth: July 14th, 1835
Age: 84 years.
Occupation: Housewife
Birthplace: New York State. (Saugerties, Ulster Co.,N.Y.)
Name of Father: Edward Hommel
Birthplace of Father: N. Y. State
Name of Mother: (Sarah Catharine Schoonmaker)
Birthplace of Mother: (Saugerties, Ulster Co.,N.Y.)
Informant: Mrs. Andrew Hill. (Alice M. (Taylor) Hill, dau. of Margaret)
Date of Death: September 29th, 1919

I hereby certify that I attended the deceased from Jan. 1914 to Sept. 29. 1919.
I last saw her alive on September 29, 1919 and that death occurred on the date stated above at 1 P.M. The cause of death was as follows: Chronic valvular Disease of heart. Duration: 20 yrs. Contributory Arteriosclerosis, duration 30 yrs.
Signed: Horace G. Baldwin, MD., Sept. 29, 1919. 
Address: Tannersville, N.Y.
Place of Burial: Asbury, Ulster Co. (Methodist Church Yard, in Saugerties)
Date of Burial: October 2, 1919
Undertaker: ? W. Baldwin, Address: Hunter, N.Y.
Registrar: Bergen Howard
Comment at bottom of page; ďone at burial
ground to rec. permit is the reason none is issuedĒ. 


Submitted by Charlotte Chesbrough 

State of New York - Bureau of Vital Statistics
Certificate and Record of Death #00812
County of Ulster
Town of Saugerties
Full Name of Deceased: Orrin Taylor

I hereby certify that I attended the deceased from First of Jan. 1880,
That I saw him alive on the; about the third day of Jan. 1901 that he died On the 5th. day of Jan. 1901, about 1P.M., and that to the best of my knowledge and belief, the cause of his death was as hereunder written.
Cause: Pulmonary Consumption
Sanitary Obearvations: (None given)
Witness my hand this 7th day of Jan. 1901. Signature Charles D. DeWitt, M.D.
Place of burial: Asbury Cemetery (Ulster Co.,NY)
Date of burial: January 8th
Undertaker: John H. Shultis.
Date of death: year 1901, month 1., day 5.
Age at death: 68 years, 3 months, 9 days.
Sex: Male
Married, Single, Widowed, Divorced: Married
Occupation: Quarryman
Birthplace Duram (Durham), Greene Co.
Place of Death: Quarryville;
How long resident here: 35 years
Permanent Residence: Quarryville, (Ulster Co.,N.Y.)
Father's Name: John Taylor
Birthplace: Durham, Greene Co.
Mother's Name: Amelia Hornbeck
Birthplace: Durham Greene Co.,N.Y.


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